February 2018

A Most Unusual Blueprint

by Christopher Lovejoy February 18, 2018

If you can’t beat ’em, … join ’em … Before this common English idiom reached the status of international popularity, it circulated in America in two formats ~ if you can’t whip ’em, jine ’em and if you can’t lick ’em, jine ’em ~ before the latter version was called out in a 1932 edition […]

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